I have taken pains to cull the most choice of my acquaintance.
To cull fortune from misfortune, to turn loss into profit, that is to have genius.
I cull from every faith and race the best And bravest soul for counsellor and friend.
We cull a flower here and there; we pluck an herb fresh from the hands of the Creator.
It is wisdom's work so carefully to cull the rose, as to ...